Herbs add more than just flavor.
- The ancient Greeks and Romans crowned their heroes with herbs and the Chinese officially began studying herbs in 2500 B.C.
- Many of the culinary herbs grown in Minnesota are members of two plant families: the mint family and carrot family.
- Culinary herbs are different from vegetables in that they are used in small quantities and are mainly grown for seasoning foods.
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